Lynnhaven Oysters

LYNNHAVEN OYSTERS

This page contains everything you need to know about the Lynnhaven Oyster. From the history of the world-famous Lynnhaven Fancy to how to protect and grow more of this wonderful river resource.

Oyster Spat Collectors 
Saving Oyster Shells
Oyster Castles
Save Native Oysters
Shellfish Maps
Army Corps of Engineers Reef Restoration

Spat Distribution Map:

2015 Spat Settlement

2016 Spat Settlement in shell cages 

Each individual oyster filters 50 gallons/day! Look at what these amazing oysters did over the course of 1 hour:

Oyster Garderners
Oyster Gardeners

EVENTS CALENDAR

August 2017

Science Preschool Adventure Time (SPAT)Edit Event
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August 7, 2017
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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Preschool SPAT Program

Registration Now Open for August 7-11 Classes

Brock Environmental Center and Pleasure House Point

Registration is now open for the second year of our preschool science program, SPAT.  Back by popular demand, the classes are 9:00-10:30 AM, Aug7-11, at the Brock Environmental Center and Pleasure House point.

Topics include Bugs, Scaly Friends, Marsh Madness, Plants and Fish. Classes are limited to 15 little people (ages 3-5) and a very special adult.  Classes will be held at the Brock Environmental Center and Pleasure House Point.   Each day includes outdoor activities, fun learning experiences for the children and opportunities for the adults to learn more about helping your child interact with nature.
To register, please contact Dana@LRNow.org or call 757-962-5398.

Spaces are limited!

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River CleanupEdit Event
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August 19, 2017
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Join volunteers and help clean up trash in and around the Lynnhaven watershed! To signup e-mail Dana@lrnow.org or call our office (757)962-5398.